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Sub Specialty:
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685



MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


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November 17, 2016

Your The Best . Thank You .

November 11, 2016

Outstanding service by all of staff. Dr. Monaco is an exceptional physician, whom I look forward to continue seeing. I am confident that he and his team will solve my yet undiagnosed health problem, and provide a workable solution.

October 14, 2016

Dr Monaco and his staff could not be more helpful, responsive, or supportive than they are. ALL medical people and organizations should be this good. Period.

October 13, 2016

great medical provider . this is why I choose upmc

October 13, 2016

excellent Dr ! excellent inpatient care !

October 13, 2016

Dr. Monaco was excellent in all respects. Everyone else did their jobs with me very well.

September 29, 2016

Very pleased with his competency and his care

September 29, 2016

everyone was very nice

September 22, 2016

Exceptionally knowledgeable & experienced in neurosurgery. Saved me from being paralyzed. I have very high esteem for Dr Monaco.

September 01, 2016

I am trusting Dr Monaco with my life, need I say more?